January 2020 brought a 1%YOY decrease in sales price to Ascension Parish. The number of new listings was down by only 13 and to counter that, there were eight more sales. The year is starting out with 491 properties currently for sale with an average list price of $308,139. If you are looking to purchase there is not a lot of negotiating room. In January, sellers were able to get 98% of their asking price.
East Baton Rouge Parish
January 2020 brought a YOY increase of 8.6% in average sales price to EBR. East Baton Rouge has been all over the place with their average sales prices. Check out the chart above. East Baton Rouge is starting out 2020 with 1,615 homes on the market at an average list price of $379,278. There is a large inventory of three bedroom homes with an average list price of $243,166. Depending on the area you may be able to negotiate a little if you are a buyer. Sellers are receiving 96% of their asking price on average.
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